Sep 8, 2017
Submit Your Stories to the NC State Fiction Contest
Drawing more than 300 entrants last year, this free literary contest is open to North Carolina residents and is one of the largest free-to-enter writing contests in the South.
Aug 16, 2017
7 Students Receive Prestigious Boren, Gilman Awards
Seven Humanities and Social Sciences students recently earned prestigous scholarships to study overseas.
Aug 15, 2017 | NC State Alumni Association
Grad Student Ashley Meehan Studies English’s Influence on Spanish
Foreign Languages and Literatures graduate student Ashley Meehan discusses her travels around the country to study how the English language has influenced Spanish.
Aug 7, 2017 | Assistant Professor of Health Promotion, University of Oklahoma
Sarah Maness (Spanish Language and Literature ’09)
Alumna Sarah Maness says a Spanish class at NC State helped her discover her passion for public health, a field she now researches as an assistant professor at the University of Oklahoma.
Aug 7, 2017 | Regional Producer, Great Lakes Region, NBC News
Dagny McDonald (Communication ’89)
NC State alumna and NBC News producer Dagny McDonald shares how she's put her communication degree to good use.
Aug 7, 2017 | Director, NC State University Sustainability Office
Tracy Dixon (MPA ’04, MNR ’04)
Alumna Tracy Dixon discusses how her dual-degree exploration allowed her to weave sustainability into the fabric of NC State.
Aug 7, 2017 | Retired Public Service Professional
James Whittaker (MPA ’85)
Alumnus James Whittaker explains how his Master of Public Administration degree allowed him to branch out to more challenging and satisfying endeavors.
Aug 7, 2017 | Copywriter and Digital Media Architect
Maryellen Smith (M.S. Technical Communication ’07)
Alumna Maryellen Smith explains how her degree in technical communication serves her well every day.
Jul 31, 2017
Dialects Aren’t ‘Bad English’ — They’re Patterns
Graduate student Jessica Hatcher discusses the importance of educating teachers and others about language variation.
Jul 13, 2017
Recent Alum Soumya Nadabar Begins Fulbright Assistantship in India
Recent alumna Soumya Nadabar (International Studies and Economics '16) discusses her Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship in India and her plans for the future.